Research Development Officer at Electric Distribution Company

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Role Purpose

  • Provide support in early stage research and product development concept and feasibility
  • Assist in planning, scoping and facilitating research experiments for and product development and business opportunities

Location: Lagos

job type: Full time

date posted: 2020-01-03


  • Perform periodic analysis of the power sector market landscape
  • Performs Market landscape and competitive intelligence research, databasing, and analysis.
  • Engages in Business development research for leads generation.
  • Conducts focus session for product value proposition and validation.
  • Conduct surveys and user acceptance test for product validation and approval
  • Performs technical development or operational risk assessments.
  • Participates in cross-functional R&D project meeting and related activities.
  • Ensures the research and development project milestones/tasks and timelines are on-track.
  • Coordinates and creates R&D required templates and product documentation information documents to prepare product launch though specified channels
  • Takes responsibility for compliance with all Quality Management System /Occupational Health & Safety systems.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines – Science, Social Science, Business & Engineering
  • At least 1 year relevant work experience, from related sector/ organization with relevant experience in data analysis, research and product development
  • Demonstrable understanding of the power sector
Technical Competencies
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Proficiency in research methods and statistical analysis
Behavioral Competencies
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi task effectively.
  • Good Verbal communication & interpersonal Skills.
  • Problem analysis and solving
  • Attention to detail.
  • Team player


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